Everett Fire Inspector Caught In Fraud, Forced To Resign

EVERETT — The Everett Fire Marshal’s Office signaled a culture change with the forced resignation of one of its employees who had been caught skipping work, amounting to an alleged fraud of over $12,000 in wages. Once known as “The Goon Squad,” the city’s fire inspectors had long been rumored to take midday naps and […]

Fort Worth Police Officer On Restrictive Duty Over Social Media Post

A Fort Worth police officer has been placed on restrictive duty after another officer found racially insensitive and inappropriate posts on social media over the weekend. The department says the Internal Affairs Unit is now investigating. The 3-year veteran of the department was stripped of their gun, badge and all police powers until the investigation […]

Marco Island Police, Fire Chiefs To Be Suspended After Eventbrite Vaccine System Probe

Marco Island Police Chief Tracy L. Frazzano and Marco Island Fire-Rescue Chief Christopher Byrne will be suspended for 30 days each in connection with a city investigation into use of the Eventbrite vaccine registration system, the city announced Wednesday. An investigation led by City Manager Mike McNees concluded that Frazzano’s husband, William Frazzano, 65, made an […]